Windows Phone 7 and 8 devices will no longer receive push notifications

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Microsoft is about to complete support for mobile push notifications in its Windows Phone 7 and 8 software before February 20. Devices in Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0 will no longer receive notifications. They will also miss useful live tile updates that show information at a glance, and users will no longer be able to locate devices with the "find my phone" feature. These phones were initially launched to the public in 2011 and 2012, respectively.
It's another nail in the coffin for Windows Phone. Microsoft announced in October that it would stop developing new features or hardware for Windows 10 Mobile. Even before Microsoft admitted it, the mobile operating system had been practically dead for a year, as it showed a depressing market share …

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